The New Haven Area Chamber of Commerce will host its annual banquet Thursday, March 17, at the Barn at Cedar Creek - New Haven.

Four awards will be presented, including Lifetime Achievement, Business of the Year, Youth Citizen of the Year and Chamber Volunteer of the Year.

Nominations are being sought for Business of the Year and Lifetime Achievement.

The Business of the Year award is presented to a New Haven area business or organization that has distinguished itself over the years in some way. The business may have expanded, added staff or new products, or won awards or other recognition for their business or activity.

The Lifetime Achievement award is given to a business, organization or individual who has made a mark on New Haven for many years.

The award is given in recognition to a business or a person’s many years of service to their customers, the general public and/or the community in general. This award also is given to someone who is representantive of the larger New Haven community.

Tickets are $30 per person and $55 per couple.